St.Vincent has developed a dedicated inpatient unit with specially trained staff to ensure the highest quality clinical care for patients with cancers of the head and neck, and patients needing voice restoration following laryngeal cancer treatment.
In addition, St.Vincent partners with the Center for Ear, Nose, Throat & Allergy (CENTA) to offer:
The St.Vincent Head and Neck Tumor Clinic diagnoses and treats patients with head and neck cancers using a variety of therapies, including surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. With the incidence of head and neck cancer continuing to increase, the physical well being and survival of head and neck cancer patients can significantly be enhanced when various disciplines and treatment options are integrated at one place.
More than 75 people, ages 2 to 90, contributed to the Cancer Center’s first mosaic. The Women of Hope, who raise money for cancer patients at St.Vincent, funded this mosaic and will support more mosaics to be created for the inpatient and outpatient cancer treatment areas. Artist-in-Resident Joani Rothenberg oversees the creations.About the Cancer Center mosaic…